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Get updates on ING Wholesale Banking, from quarterly results to the latest press releases.

ING in largest-ever sustainability linked loan

ING has acted as joint sustainability coordinator together with Santander in the largest sustainability-linked revolving credit facility (RCF) ever issued.

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16 June 2021

Global awards for green bonds and commodity finance

Each year, the world's capital market participants – issuers, investors and bankers – vote for the banks and people that impressed them most. Given the growing prominence of environmental, social, governance (ESG) funding, this year, GlobalCapital magazine created a separate category for socially responsible investment (SRI) and green bonds at its annual awards. ING was named the most impressive investment bank for financial institutions SRI/green capital markets.

14 June 2021

ING closes Russia’s largest-yet sustainability-linked loan

In another first for ING, we closed a $1.25 billion sustainability-linked pre-export facility agreement with the world’s largest potash producer, Russia’s Uralkali. It is the country’s biggest-yet syndicated sustainability-linked loan and the first in the CIS and Eastern Europe mineral fertilisers market.

07 June 2021

ING Leads Landmark Green Loan for Sustainability-focused District Energy Company Enwave Acquisition

Acquisition financing for IFM Investors and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board incorporates C$410 million of green loans.

26 May 2021

Greening the way

When it comes to climate action, ING has a strong track record and is a pioneer in many areas of sustainable finance. But we can, and want to, play an even bigger role in helping our clients transition to a greener future.

10 May 2021

ING posts 1Q2021 net result of €1,005 million

“ING delivered a strong performance in the first quarter of 2021. The sharp rebound in net profit compared to the year-earlier period was driven by a good increase in fee income and lower risk costs,” said ING CEO Steven van Rijswijk.

03 May 2021

Sustainability-linked success

For a solution that didn’t even exist four years ago, the sustainability-linked finance business is booming. More and more companies are seeing the benefits of linking their financing to their efforts to protect the planet and its people.

ING Awarded Best Bank for Transaction Services in Western Europe 2020 (Euromoney)

ING has won three Excellence 2020 awards announced today by Euromoney magazine including Western Europe’s Best Bank for Transaction Services. ING was also named the Netherlands’ Best Bank as well as Poland’s Best Bank for the third year in a row.

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25 March 2021

ING to appoint Andrew Bester as head of Wholesale Banking and member of the Management Board Banking

ING announced today that Andrew Bester will be appointed member of the Management Board Banking and head of Wholesale Banking. Andrew takes up his position on 6 April 2021, succeeding Isabel Fernandez, who stepped down effective 31 December 2020.

25 February 2021

ING appoints Anne-Sophie Castelnau global head of Sustainability

Anne-Sophie Castelnau has been appointed ING’s global head of Sustainability per 1 April 2021. She will succeed Amin Mansour, who fulfilled the role on an interim basis. Anne-Sophie is currently head of Wholesale Banking for ING in France.

18 February 2021

ING posts 4Q2020 net result of €727 million

“I’m proud of ING’s resilient results over 2020 and that more people continued to choose us as their primary bank, even as the year was defined by the unprecedented challenges of Covid-19 and its impact on our customers, business clients and society,” said CEO Steven van Rijswijk.

15 February 2021

Renewable energy fund in double first with ING

ING has used its expertise in the area of sustainability to help arrange the first-ever debt facility for a listed equity fund based on sustainable criteria.

26 January 2021

ING signs up to Neptune declaration for seafarer wellbeing and crew change

ING, together with over 300 signatories, is proud to sign up to the Global Maritime Forum’s Neptune declaration on seafarer wellbeing and crew change to address the plight of seafarers and the crew change crisis. By focusing on concrete actions, we hope to relieve the plight of seafarers and keep the vital global supply chains functioning.

06 December 2020

ING reports its climate alignment score

Driven by leading shipping financiers, in June 2019, the Poseidon Principles became the first sector-specific climate alignment agreement for financial institutions. Today, ING and 14 other signatories deliver on their commitment and publish the Poseidon Principles Annual Disclosure Report 2020.